Despite sales gains, the consumer products company based in Madison, Wis., posted a net loss of $41.2 million.
S&P/Case-Shiller index sees big gains for major metropolitan areas -- especially Phoenix, which is up 23.0% compared with a year ago.
Taylor, Mich.-based Masco Corp. says it continues to benefit from trends in new home construction.
CEO Rick Holley: "We’re encouraged by what we’re experiencing in our markets and the trends we are seeing in residential construction."
SPF lumber prices continued to drop, in many instances by double digits, as producers across Canada tried to find price levels that would draw more interest from buyers.
Back in March, Handy Hardware was a member-owned co-op intent on staying that way, even as it struggled through a reorganization under bankruptcy protection.
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named Herriges and Donnelly to key posts.
As it opens new stores, the San Jose, Calif.-based retailer expects first-quarter comp-store sales gains of about 10%.
A new Sump Minder from Wayne Water Systems is described as a microprocessor controlled back-up sump pump.